Scotland v Wales 5-1 (International: March 10, 1888)

March 10, 1888
International: British Championship, at Easter Road (Edinburgh).
Scotland – Wales 5-1 (3-1).
Attendance: 8,000.
Referee: Mr. John Clegg (English FA).
Scotland (2-3-5): James Wilson (Vale of Leven), Andrew Hannah (Renton), Robert Smellie (Captain, Queen`s Park), James Johnston (Abercorn), John Gourlay (Cambuslang), James McLaren (Hibernian), Alex Latta (Dumbarton Athletic), Willie Groves (Hibernian), William Paul (Partick Thistle), John McPherson (Kilmarnock), Neil Munro (Abercorn).
Wales (2-3-5): Jimmy Trainer (Wrexham and Preston North End), Di Jones (Chirk), Jack Powell (Captain, Druids and Newton Heath), Tom Burke (Wrexham and Newton Heath), Joe Davies (Druids and Newton Heath), Robert Roberts (Druids and Bolton Wanderers), William Pryce-Jones (Newtown and Cambridge University), Job Wilding (Wrexham and Bootle), Jack Doughty (Newton Heath), George Owen (Chirk), Roger Doughty (Newton Heath).
The goals: 1-0 Paul (6 min.), 2-0 Munro (30 min.), 3-0 Latta (33 min.), 3-1 J. Doughty, 4-1 Groves (65 min.), 5-1 Latta (75 min.).

Alex Latta, Dumbarton Athletic (Lloyd’s Weekly News: October 30, 1892):

William Paul, Partick Thistle (Scottish Referee: November 19, 1888):

Di Jones, Chirk F.C. (Cricket and Football Field: September 16, 1893).


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